Achillea Paprika Yarrow
Perfectly named, Paprika Yarrow, Achillea, produces large clusters of spicy orange-red flowers with a yellow centers. Its colors take on many different hues creating a gorgeous display. Growing and blooming a uniform height results in flowers creating a domed canopy over a thick mound of ferny, gray-green foliage.
A long-time favorite Achillea, gardeners adore it for its strong, branched stems. Paprika’s flowers make excellent cut and dried arrangements. Continuing the show after the flowers have stopped being produced, are its flowers that dry right on the plant. Its blossoms dry to a lovely shades of dusty rose, looking like it is continuing to bloom. Its ornamental foliage always looks good.
It makes a wonderful companion to ornamental grasses, Coneflowers and Russian Sage. It attracts butterflies and is deer and rabbit resistant.
Plant in full sun in well-draining soil.
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